Colorado bankruptcies drop 5.7% in August

Broomfield

DENVER — Colorado bankruptcies declined 5.7% in August compared with the same period a year ago, even as Larimer and Weld counties recorded increases. Boulder County bankruptcy filings declined, with a slight uptick in Broomfield. That’s according to a BizWest analysis of U.S. Bankruptcy Court data. Numbers cited include all new filings, including open, closed … Continued

Colorado unemployment rate falls to 3.5%

Broomfield

DENVER — Colorado’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.5% in May 2022, the lowest since February 2020, according to new data released Friday by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment. That dropped the state below the national average of 3.6%, the first time since October 2021 that Colorado has had a lower unemployment rate than … Continued

Colorado unemployment level syncs up with national average

Broomfield

Unemployment in Colorado matches the national average rate of 3.6%, according to new data about April 2022 provided by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment today.  Ryan Gedney, senior labor economist with the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, was optimistic about employment levels in a press call. The April unemployment report also found … Continued

Colorado bankruptcies decline 40% in April

Broomfield

DENVER — Colorado bankruptcy filings dropped 40% in April compared with the same period a year ago, continuing a pattern of declines seen throughout 2021 and thus far in 2022. Filings also dropped in Boulder, Broomfield, Larimer and Weld counties compared with the year-ago period. That’s according to a BizWest analysis of U.S. Bankruptcy Court … Continued

Colorado bankruptcies decline 33% in March

Broomfield

DENVER — Colorado bankruptcy filings dropped 33.4% in March compared with the same period a year ago, continuing a pattern of declines seen throughout 2021 and thus far in 2022. Filings also dropped in Boulder, Broomfield, Larimer and Weld counties compared with the year-ago period. That’s according to a BizWest analysis of U.S. Bankruptcy Court … Continued

Colorado bankruptcies decline 26% in February

Broomfield

DENVER — Colorado bankruptcy filings dropped 25.8% in February compared with the same period a year ago, continuing a pattern of declines seen throughout 2021 and thus far in 2022. Filings dropped in Boulder, Larimer and Weld counties, with only Broomfield recording a single filing more than in February 2021. That’s according to a BizWest … Continued